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Sunday Forum

chapel Sunday Forum provides education and discussion time on a wide variety of topics that range from who we are as American Baptists, specific instruction on areas or topics in the Bible, and ministry or mission-focused topics of interest to our congregation. We also deal with social, religious and political issues that we must face in our daily lives.

Forum is held at 11:30 a.m. during the program year in the Chapel. Why don't you grab a snack and gather with us to continue your life-long learning journey.

Winter/Spring Forums

February 11
African American History: Yesterday to Today with Rev. Dr. Marvin McMickle, CRCDS President

February 18
Open Door Mission

February 25
Child Care Council, Inc. with CEO, Barbara- Ann Mattle

March 4
Coffee Connection, with Joy Bergfalk, Founder of Project and Coffee Connection

March 11
Tolerance - Session #1, led by Chuck Sparnecht. This series will continue on the next two Wednesday evenings of March 14 and March 21.

March 18
Cameron Ministries, with Director Jennifer Muniga

March 25
Palm Sunday, No Forum - Boy Scouts Pancake Breakfast

April 1
Easter Sunday - No Forum

April 8
What If?... with Pastor Brent Bowden

April 15
What If?... Amanda Tyler, Baptist Joint Committee on Religious Liberty

April 22
What If?... guest presenter, to be determined

April 29
What If?... guest presenter, to be determined

May 6
Support of Haitians, with Toby and Kim Mansfield

May 13
Mother's Day - No Forum

May 20
St. Mark's & St. John's E.D.E.N. Garden

This will conclude our Forums until the fall.,

PREVIOUS FORUMS

May 21
What’s your type? Evaluation and suggestions

May 14
Mother’s Day, No Forum

May 7,
Hope House and Hospice Care, Betsy Inglis

April 25
Jazz and Me, Stories and discussion with our Jazz Combo from Jazz ‘n Jeans

April 16
Easter Sunday - No Forum

April 9
Palm Sunday, Extended Fellowship Time

April 2
The “Me” next door: understanding mental illness and caregiving in community; Melanie Funchess, Director of Community Engagement, Mental Health Association

March 26
200th Anniversary updates, planning, and idea generation.

March 19
Myths, Stigmas, and Misconceptions about Mental illness - An overview; Melanie Funchess, Director of Community Engagement, Mental Health Association

March 12 2017
Contemplative Listening 102, with Dr. Donald Schwab of Health Core Counseling

March 5 2017
Potluck Luncheon with Section Leader Concert to follow

February 26, 2017
Contemplative Listening 101, with Dr. Donald Schwab of Health Core Counseling

February 19, 2017
The History and Future of Race Relations in Rochester, Dr. Walter Cooper, retired scientist, humanitarian, activist, and educator.

February 12, 2017
Muslims in America, Murbarak Bashir, Director of Faith Outreach, Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

February 5, 2017
Souper Bowl of Caring Extended Fellowship with our Youth

January 29, 2017
Sermon Discussion with Pastor Brent

January 22, 2017
Annual Corporate Meeting

January 15, 2017
Trustees final presentation of the budget

January 8, 2017
Removing the Greens, history and practice

2017 EARLY FORUMS
2016 FORUMS
2015 FORUMS
2014 FORUMS

Contact Us

Office Hours, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday-Friday

Address:175 Allens Creek Road, 14618
Phone: 585 244-2468
FAX: 585 244-2469
E-mail: office@fbcrochcester.net


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